Monday, February 9, 2009

Waiting for Spring

From Online Edits


I hear lake water lapping with low sounds by the shore....

I hear it in the deep heart's core.

- William Butler Yeats

19 comments:

Ashley said...

Ah, what a teaser picture! The lake looks so peaceful and calm. Is this up by you?

ramblingwoods.com said...

Third time's a charm...
Beautiful...I think my tulips are starting to come up...SPRING!!!

Busy Bee Suz said...

What an amazing photo. Gorgeous, even w/ the fog...just goregous.

Cedar ... said...

Oh, how I want to be there slipping along in my canoe,... that is a great pic to keep us looking forward to "ice-out" and spring. Thank you!

Betsy from Tennessee said...

Oh Yes---we are all waiting for spring!!! Great picture of the lake. I also enjoyed the quote.. I do enjoy hearing the water lap on the banks.. What a sound!!!!

Hugs,
Betsy

Darla said...

Oh yes, waiting on spring. We are having a spring teaser this week. Lows in the 40's highs in the 70's!!

Tricia said...

Oh that's so calming & so nice to look at! Very nice shot!

sylvia murphy said...

wow, I love the fog and the tree remnants. very mysterious.

Tina said...

Yeah!! I want to hear it too!!
Love the quote..it goes well with a long silent sigh..when looking at your beautiful shoreline photo!!

Mildred said...

So very peaceful to look at. Wish I could hear it too!

Deborah Godin said...

I need new glasses...are those stumps, or up-ended birds? Looks like stumps but then...

Nature Lovin' Super Mama said...

breath takingly captured :D another great photo deary! I love the summer like photo's...hopefully the weather peoples will be wrong, and spring is here to stay! we can only hope:)

Shellmo said...

Ashley - this lake is right next to our small lake.

Rambling - Tulips? I'm really envious now!!

Busy Bee - Thank you so much!

Cedar - This is a lake I love to kayak on...hoping that day comes again soon!

Betsy - first I was all about snow, snow, snow. Now I'm crying for spring - go figure! ha,ha!

Darla - I think we might hit the high 50's this week! I hope!

Tricia - thanks! I love the calmness of the lake in the morning.

Sylvia - thank you!

Tina - April can't get here soon enough for me!

Mildred - I wish you could hear it too! :)

Deborah - They are stumps. They are remmants left over from the lumbering days in certain sections of the lake.

ilex said...

60F today in Detroit! Hooray! But, we get that neat spring fog over far less romantic places.

The White Bench said...

This is pure poetry.
Monica x.

Shannon said...

Such a lovely shot. Looks like a great fishing spot..

spookydragonfly said...

Oh...So calming! Can't wait for spring either..great photo to get us in the mood!

George said...

What a beautiful, peaceful picture. If this is anywhere near you it is easy to understand why you love your cabin so much.

YaYa's Funhouse said...

one word...incredible